Kingston Mines

Kingston Mines

2548 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL
(773) 231-6490 serving: DePaul, North Side
open:Sun-Fri 8pm-4am Sat 8pm-5am

Sidewalk Score: 9 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


  • Live Music
  • Weekly Specials
  • Private Parties


Restaurants, Bar Food, Blues, Live Music, Nightclubs, Mastercard Accepted, After Hours, Carte Blanche, Bars & Clubs, Discover Accepted, Barbecue Restaurants, Bars & Pubs, Visa Accepted, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted,

The Low Down


Kingston Mines is Chicago's oldest and largest real blues club. The newly-renovated Doc's Rib Joint serves the finest barbeque ribs, wings, catfish and more for late-night dining pleasure. Seven nights a week Kingston Mines presents Chicago Blues on two stages with two bands and guest vocalists.
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Know Before You Go: Pellegrino has expanded the square footage of his club substantially. It's now three storefronts wide, putting an end to the original sweaty, cramped confines.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

By John G at Insider Pages

I have to say that they really knows how to make a customer happy! They were so nice, providing us with good service Read More

Grade A
By Pete G at Insider Pages

Kingston Mines is just as awesome as everyone says it is. My friends and I have been here several times when I'm in town to visit and we love it ev... Read More

By vivian c at Insider Pages

This was a great bar. I came here with my friends and we loved it. we had a lot of fun. we always come here and we always have a blast. the drinks ... Read More

Best Blues bar
By Monica L at Insider Pages

Hands down, my favorite bar in Chicago! I've only been a few times, but always leave having had one of the best nights in a long time. They have t... Read More

Great for late nights
By Mose S at Insider Pages

Kingston Mines offers awesome place to listen to blues music. They have two stages, so if you dont like one performance, you have another option.\... Read More